Where to buy transit fares

Cash is back in automatic fare vending machines.

Inside STM installations

You can buy your transit fares from:

Fare vending machines

  • Payment in cash (maximum $80) and by debit and credit cards are all accepted;

Recharging terminals

  • Only for recharging OPUS cards;
  • Only debit and credit card payments are accepted.

The ticket booth attendant

  •  With cash only.

Please note:

  • Transit fare cards are not sold aboard buses.
  • OPUS card and fares are non-refundable.
Texte important

Only smart credit and debit cards will be accepted by fare vending machines and recharging terminals.

If the chip in your bank card is damaged, please use another smart bank card for your transaction.

At P.-E.-Trudeau International Airport

Transit fares sold by vending machines :

  • 1-day pass (24h -  from 1st use)
  • 3-day pass (consecutive days - from 1st use to 11:59 p.m. of 3rd day)
  • Unlimited Weekend pass (from Friday 4 p.m. to Monday 5 a.m.)
  • Weekly* pass (Monday to Sunday)
  • Monthly* pass (from 1st to last day of the month)

* Transit fare only sold on reusable OPUS card, available from these vending machines for $6.
Please note: OPUS card and fares are non-refundable.

For information about the 747 Aéroport P.-E. Trudeau/Centre-ville shuttle bus

When you purchase transit fares, keep your receipt.

It serves as your proof of purchase.

From authorized retailers

You can purchase transit fare cards from points of sale located in various boroughs and municipalities in the greater Montréal area. Use the drop-down menu to find one near you.

Please note: Reduced fares can only be purchased and charged on a Photo ID OPUS card.

Using a cell phone? Look up the optimized version for mobile devices.

Or refer to the complete list of retailers, available in a web-accessible adapted format.

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